Dendrochirotida


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Dendrochirotida

[‚den·drō‚kī′räd·əd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of dendrochirotacean holothurian echinoderms with 10-30 richly branched tentacles.
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There is a huge diversity of species of sea cucumbers (66 species) that are harvested commercially and traded around the world, with the majority of these species belonging to the order Aspidochirotida, and only a few to the order Dendrochirotida (Purcell et al.